Industry Director - Industrial Technologies A/NZ, Frost and Sullivan
Ivan Fernandez has over 10 years of experience in tracking market and technology trends across diverse fields including automation, process control, building management systems, energy and other industrial sectors.
His research experience involves managing and executing diverse studies related to market opportunity assessments, end-user analysis, technology roadmaps and competitive analysis. Having executed projects across Frost & Sullivan’s global offices in Sydney, Oxford, Melbourne, Chennai and Kuala Lumpur, Ivan has built up considerable insight into the dynamics of global markets.
Apart from in-depth industry research reports, Ivan has authored several articles, and has been quoted in business magazines and industry journals, like Food Navigator, Australian Automotive Aftermarket Magazine, Food Australia, Paperloop, The Auto Channel, Laboratory Talk, E4 Engineering and other leading trade titles. He has also presented at various industry workshops and conferences.
Prior to joining Frost & Sullivan in April 2001, Ivan established a reputation for rapidly building credibility having researched & wrote articles focusing on business, trade & commerce for India’s first ever chain of city-specific resource portals.
Ivan holds Masters qualifications in Business Administration and Journalism & Mass Communications, and was a topper in his Advanced Marketing specialization (MBA).